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Dance Academies

These dance academies will conclude with the Annual Recital on May 5-6, 2018 at the MHS Auditorium.

General Notes:

  • Dancers are encourages to wear comfortable clothing that provides proper coverage.  Only dancers are allowed in the studio while class is in session. 
  • All students must wear proper shoes for their specific style of dance class.  When the correct shoe is being worn it creates a uniform environment and allows proper execution of dance moves. 

Jazz Academy
Learn to express yourself through music and dance.  Enhance confidence while learning the benefits of flexibility and coordination.  Girls wear tan jazz shoes; boys wear black jazz shoes. 

Who 1st-2nd Grade
Boys & Girls
3rd-4th Grade
Boys & Girls
5th-6th Grade
Boys & Girls
7th-8th Grade
Boys & Girls
9th-12th Grade
Boys & Girls
When September 12-May 1
Tuesdays
4:00pm-5:00pm
September 13-May 2
Wednesdays
4:00pm-5:00pm
September 11-April 30
Mondays
5:15pm-6:15pm
September 13-May 2
Wednesdays
6:00pm-7:00pm
September 13-May 2
Wednesdays
7:15pm-8:30pm
  No classes October 31, November 20-24, December 25-January 5, and March 19-23.
 Where MRC Studio
MRC Studio
MRC Studio
MRC Studio
MRC Studio
Cost Early Bird $87
Full Cost $101.50
Early Bird $90
Full Cost $105
Early Bird $90
Full Cost $105
Early Bird $90
Full Cost $105
Early Bird $90
Full Cost $105
Early Bird Deadline
September 8
September 8
September 8
September 8
September 8
Final Deadline
October 20
October 20
October 20
October 20

October 20

    

  

 

  

 

 

  

 

ERBM Dance Company
The ERBM Dance Company is geared for dancers who are a bit more serious about taking their dance and performing experience to the next level. Participants will have the opportunity to perform in multiple local community events and the 2018 Annual Recital in May. Registration cost includes a performance shirt and poms. Proper dance shoes are required; tan jazz shoes for girls; tan jazz shoes for boys. This class requires enrollment in at least one other ERBM dance or tumbling class. A skills test that demonstrates proper mastery of 1 split (of choice), single pirouette, and heel stretch is also required. Call Guest Services to schedule a 15-minute skills test during the following dates: August 29: 5:00pm-8:00pm, August 31: 4:00pm-6:00pm, or September 5: 5:00pm-8:00pm.

Who 6th-12th Grade | Boys & Girls
When September 12-May 1
Tuesdays
7:30pm-8:30pm
  No classes October 31, November 20-24, December 25-January 5, and March 19-23.
 Where MRC Studio
Cost Early Bird $137
Full Cost $151.50
Early Bird Deadline
September 8
Final Deadline
October 20

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Tap/Ballet Academy
This class is designed for students' individual expression through the art of dance. It is built on basic ballet movements combined with tap style of dance. Throughout the session students will learn more challenging ballet and tap skills. Correct shoes are required; girls pink ballet shoes and black tap shoes; boys black ballet shoes and black tap shoes.

Who 1st-4th Grade | Boys & Girls
When September 14-May 3
Thursdays
4:00pm-5:00pm
  No classes October 31, November 20-24, December 25-January 5, and March 19-23.
 Where MRC Studio
Cost Early Bird $90
Full Cost $105
Early Bird Deadline
September 8
Final Deadline
October 20

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Lyrical/Ballet Academy
This combination class gives students the opportunity to experience lyrical dance, which combines techniques and skills from ballet, jazz, and modern dance. There will be a focus on turn out, coordination, and specific details regarding class etiquette. Correct shoes are required; girls tan jazz shoes or pink ballet shoes; boys black ballet shoes or black jazz shoes. 

Who 5th-8th Grade | Boys & Girls
When September 12-May 1
Tuesdays
5:15pm-6:00pm
  No classes October 31, November 20-24, December 25-January 5, and March 19-23.
 Where MRC Studio
Cost Early Bird $87
Full Cost $101.50
Early Bird Deadline
September 8
Final Deadline
October 20

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Contemporary/Ballet Academy
This class blends elements of the demanding technique of ballet and freedom of expression through contemporary dance. Students will learn and improve on the fundamentals of dance through control, poise, precision, fluency, and grace. Correct shoes are required; girls tan jazz shoes or pink ballet shoes; boys black ballet shoes or black jazz shoes. 

Who 9th-12th Grade | Boys & Girls
When September 12-May 1
Tuesdays
6:15pm-7:15pm
  No classes October 31, November 20-24, December 25-January 5, and March 19-23.
 Where MRC Studio
Cost Early Bird $87
Full Cost $101.50
Early Bird Deadline
September 8
Final Deadline
October 20